On this day in London history.

June.

The following is a list of events we have compiled for London’s history during the month of June.

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  2. 1572 Thomas Howard executed at Tower Hill | 1810 HMS Macedonian launched at Woolwich Dockyard | 1953 Coronation of Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey |
  3. 2017 London Bridge terrorist attack |
  4. 1561 Steeple of St Paul’s destroyed by lightning |
  5. 1921 Death of politician Will Crooks |
  6. 1832 Death of Jeremy Bentham in Westminster | 1921 Southwark Bridge opened |
  7. 1880 The Arcade shopping area opens in Mayfair |
  8. 1861 East India Royal Military College closes |
  9. 1920 Imperial War Museum opens |
  10. 1840 Edward Oxford tries to assassinate Queen Victoria near Buckingham Palace | 2000 Millennium Bridge temporarily shuts |
  11. 1509 Henry VIII weds Catherine of Aragon at Greenwich | 1936 London International Surrealist Exhibition opens |
  12. 1381 Peasants Revolt reaches Blackheath |
  13. 1381 Peasants Revolt attack London | 1864 Hammersmith & City line opens | 1917 Poplar school bombed | 1984 HMS Jupiter collides with London Bridge | 1981 Man shoots replica gun at Queen |
  14. 1662 Henry Vane the Younger executed at Tower Hill | 2017 Grenfell Tower fire |
  15. 1381 Wat Tyler killed at Smithfield |
  16. 1858 Death of physician John Snow | 1906 Islington Library foundation ceremony |
  17. 1497 Battle of Deptford Bridge | 1919 Epsom riot | 1974 Houses of Parliament bombing |
  18. 1817 Waterloo Bridge opened | 1940 Churchill’s Finest Hour | 2018 Loughborough Junction Deaths |
  19. 2017 Finsbury Park Mosque attack |
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  21. 1377 Edward III dies at Sheen Palace |
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  25. 1963 George Michael born |
  26. 1857 First investiture Victoria Cross |
  27. 1850 Robert Pate attacks Queen Victoria in Piccadilly | 1944 Highbury Corner V1 bombing | 2007 Westminster car bombs
  28. Henry VIII born at Greenwich | 1838 Coronation of Queen Victoria |
  29. 1850 Robert Peel fatally injured at Constitution Hill | 1855 The Daily Telegraph begins publication | 2008 Murder of Ben Kinsella | 2020 Times Radio launched |
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